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Jan 24, 2020, 16:32 ET Imperial Tobacco Canada Calls for Balanced Vaping Regulations in British Columbia

IMPERIAL TOBACCO CANADA URGES THE BC GOVERNMENT TO ACT ON FACT NOT FEAR MONTREAL, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - In its response to British Columbia's proposed new vaping regulations, Imperial Tobacco...


Jan 20, 2020, 15:31 ET Act on Facts Not Fear - On National Non-Smoking Week Imperial Tobacco Canada Calls for Vaping Policies to Be Based on Facts Not Fear

MONTREAL, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Imperial Tobacco Canada is kicking-off National Non-Smoking Week with a call to provincial and federal governments to regulate vapour products based on facts,...


Dec 05, 2019, 17:58 ET Hysteria and Hypocrisy Trump Health

NOVA SCOTIA OPENS NEW MARKET FOR UNSAFE ILLEGAL FLAVOURED VAPING PRODUCTS MONTREAL, Dec. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Today's announcement of a total flavour ban in vapour products just shows that the Government...


Nov 21, 2019, 15:38 ET P.E.I. is facing an epidemic of ignorance - New vaping regulations will send consumers back to cigarettes or black-market

MONTREAL, Nov. 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Although Imperial Tobacco Canada continues to believe that youth should not vape and supports effective efforts to address the issue, it is shocked that the P.E....


Nov 15, 2019, 09:00 ET BC misses the point with proposed vaping regulations

MONTREAL, Nov. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Imperial Tobacco Canada supports the Government of British Columbia's intention to curb youth vaping; however, the government has demonstrated a profound lack...


Oct 25, 2019, 10:00 ET Alberta Government Fuels Illegal Traficking in Latest Budget

MONTREAL, Oct. 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Alberta's decision to increase the price of a carton of cigarettes by $5 will fuel an already significant illegal tobacco market, and its stated intention to...


Sep 19, 2019, 11:01 ET Facts Needed to Address Vaping Concerns

A CANADIAN REGULATORY APPROACH TO VAPING SHOULD PRIORITIZE FACTS, DATA AND SCIENCE; NOT U.S – STYLE PROHIBITION MONTRÉAL, Sept. 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Imperial Tobacco Canada calls on Health Canada...


Jun 05, 2019, 11:37 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Let's Talk Vaping/

MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Vaping products and other alternatives to smoking can play an important role in achieving the federal government's objective of reducing the smoking rate to five ...


Jun 03, 2019, 16:17 ET Media Advisory - Let's Talk Vaping

MONTREAL, June 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Vaping products and other alternatives to smoking can play an important role in achieving the federal government's objective of reducing the smoking rate to five ...


May 30, 2019, 11:59 ET Regulating Vaping Products: A Balancing Act

Imperial Tobacco Canada reaffirms its commitment to support Health Canada in addressing youth vaping while continuing to offer adult consumers an alternative to smoking MONTREAL, May 30, 2019 /CNW...


Apr 30, 2019, 16:00 ET Tobacco plain packaging: tried, tested and failed

lMPERIAL TOBACCO CANADA DENOUNCES THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S DECISION TO TAKE A NANNY-STATE APPROACH INSTEAD OF PROGRESSIVE POLICY OPTIONS PROVEN TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE MONTREAL, April 30, 2019 /CNW...


Mar 22, 2019, 13:12 ET Vaping: An Opportunity for Adult Smokers

IMPERIAL TOBACCO CANADA SUPPORTS HEALTH CANADA IN THEIR QUEST TO ADDRESS YOUTH VAPING WHILE OFFERING ADULTS A CHANCE TO QUIT SMOKING MONTREAL, March 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In its response to Health...


Mar 12, 2019, 19:06 ET Imperial Tobacco Canada Obtains Creditor Protection

Business as Usual for Employees, Customers, Consumers and Other Stakeholders MONTREAL, March 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Imperial Tobacco Canada, Canada's leading legal tobacco company, and its...


Mar 01, 2019, 20:50 ET Statement from Imperial Tobacco Canada in reaction to the Quebec Court of Appeal judgment

MONTREAL, March 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - "Imperial Tobacco Canada is disappointed that the Court of Appeal did not overturn the first instance judgment. We are still of the view that this decision is...


Feb 19, 2019, 07:00 ET Imperial Tobacco Canada supports action to stop youth vaping

MONTREAL, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Teachers and parents across the country see it daily: teens are getting access to vapour products and are vaping. Their sale and use should be restricted to...


Jan 22, 2019, 07:00 ET On National Non-Smoking Week, Imperial Tobacco Canada reinforces its commitment to potentially reduced risk products

As part of its transforming tobacco strategy the company launches its newest vaping product MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On National Non Smoking Week, Imperial Tobacco Canada takes another...


Jan 17, 2019, 11:13 ET To educate or not to educate, that is the question

The BC government continues to deny adult smokers the right to informed choice VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Despite the many sources that state vaping products are less harmful than...


Jun 28, 2018, 09:27 ET Plain Packaging Cannot Have Two Completely Different Meanings

Imperial Tobacco Canada calls for a consistent approach to tobacco and cannabis packaging and product standards MONTREAL, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Following the recent publication of proposed...


May 31, 2018, 10:55 ET Imperial Tobacco Canada sets out path for harm reduction on World No Tobacco Day

Company reaffirms commitment to offering Canadians potentially less-risky alternatives with nation-wide launch of vaping products TORONTO, May 31, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On World No Tobacco Day,...


May 30, 2018, 07:00 ET Reminder - Media Advisory - On World No Tobacco Day, one of the world's leading tobacco companies announces how it will transform tobacco in Canada

MONTRÉAL, May 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - With the legalization of vaping products, Imperial Tobacco Canada will launch a range of potentially reduced risk alternatives to smoking. These products could...


May 23, 2018, 10:07 ET Media Advisory - On World No Tobacco Day, one of the world's leading tobacco companies announces how it will transform tobacco in Canada

MONTRÉAL, May 23, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - With the legalization of vaping products, Imperial Tobacco Canada will launch a range of potentially reduced risk alternatives to smoking. These products could...


Mar 15, 2018, 07:00 ET Ontario Finance Minister Sousa should follow his own tax advice, if Liberals really want to reduce the upcoming budget deficit

TORONTO, March 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - As Ontario's government prepares to deliver a deficit budget, a good part of the province's expected $8 billion shortfall could be recovered with a better...


Feb 26, 2018, 08:03 ET /R E P E A T -- Media invitation - Press conference - The inconvenient truth the Liberals don't want you to hear!/

Liberals deny Imperial Tobacco the right to speak during public consultations on Bill S-5 MONTRÉAL, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Media representatives are invited to a press conference where Imperial...


Feb 23, 2018, 10:29 ET Media invitation - Press conference - The inconvenient truth the Liberals don't want you to hear!

Liberals deny Imperial Tobacco the right to speak during public consultations on Bill S-5 MONTRÉAL, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Media representatives are invited to a press conference where Imperial...


Feb 20, 2018, 19:24 ET British Columbia not immune to contraband tobacco

Excessive tax hikes shown to drive adult smokers to illegal markets MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - While the province of British Columbia may believe that raising taxes on cigarettes will help its...